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  1. JAPAN: Amnesty International Supports International Petition for Justice for "Comfort Women"

    Amnesty International takes the opportunity of International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women to joi

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 707
  2. PHILIPPINES: Working Women Add Voice in Support of RH

    Working women have added their voices to the clamor for the passage of the Reproductive Health (RH) Bill, amid strong

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 722
  3. CENTRAL ASIA: UN Chief in Central Asia to Encourage Peace, Stability

    UN Secretary-general Ban Ki- moon is in Central Asia following recent unrest in the region to discuss empowerment of

    Wednesday, December 1, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 723
  4. INDONESIA: Domestic Violence Continues Amid Calls for its Elimination

    Amid incessant campaigns to end violence against women, the abuse of women continues right in front of our eyes.

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 662
  5. SAUDI ARABIA: Senior Saudi Cleric Questions Women Driving Ban

    A top Saudi cleric challenged a ban on women driving on Tuesday, saying women should be allowed more social participa

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 672
  6. KYRGYZSTAN: Tough Times for Kyrgyz Women's Groups

    The few women's crisis centres that exist in Kyrgyzstan are finding it hard to carry on as the international donor su

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 676
  7. KURDISTAN: Pioneering Research into Honour-based Violence Launched in Erbil

    A pioneering research project and report commissioned by the Kurdistan Regional Government on honour-based violence w

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 680
  8. INDONESIA: Concerns Raised Over Sexual Violence in Spread of AIDS in Indonesia

    As World AIDS Day is commemorated across the globe today, health officials in Indonesia are warning of a worrying inc

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 719
  9. NEPAL: Improve Condition of Conflict-Hit Women: Rights Groups

    Publishing a finding on sexual violence during the conflict period, Advocacy Forum and International Center for Trans

    Tuesday, November 30, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 721
  10. CENTRAL ASIA: Central Asian Women – Peace Activists Deliver to the UN General Secretary Regional Appeal Devoted to SCR 1325 On Women, Peace and Security

    In the frame of his visit to the Republic of Kazakhstan to participate in Astana OSCE Summit, UN Secretary-General, M

    Monday, November 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 640
  11. PACIFIC: Asia-Pacific Region UNited To End Violence Against Women And Girls

    The United Nations Secretary-General's campaign "UNiTE to End Violence Against Women" got off to a powerful

    Monday, November 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 641
  12. AFGHANSISTAN: Women Are Essential to Peacebuilding

    October 2010 marked the 10th anniversary of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325, which calls for women to

    Monday, November 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 656
  13. CENTRAL ASIA: UN Sec Gen Ban Ki-Moon to Meet with Women from Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan

    Within the framework of a visit to Kazakhstan for participation in the OSCE Summit UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon w

    Monday, November 29, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 717
  14. IRAQ: No Country for Women

    The improved political representation of women in Iraq is in sharp contrast to their broader disempowerment, as highl

    Sunday, November 28, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 642
  15. PAKISTAN: Girls Vulnerable to Gender-based Violence in Pakistan

    The worst natural disaster in Pakistan's history has created new dangers for the girls and women who make up much of

    Saturday, November 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 657
  16. KURDISTAN: Kurdistan Takes Measures Against Gender-Based Violence

    As Kurdistan is fast progressing, becoming democratized and westernized, it faces serious difficulties with its conse

    Saturday, November 27, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 658
  17. INDONESIA: Indonesian Women Stand up to Sexual Violence

    Catholics have joined with other Indonesians to launch an anti-sexual violence campaign to counter the increasing num

    Friday, November 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 652
  18. BURMA: Women; Children Suffered During Election: WLB

    Women and children suffered terribly during the 2010 general election given the gun battles in border areas, accordin

    Friday, November 26, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 654
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  20. AFGHANISTAN: Female Power – the Role of Afghan Women in Counterinsurgency

    The Taliban movement is harassing, threatening and killing local women who are working as professionals for the Afgha

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 616
  21. PHILIPPINES: Women Leaders Want End to Conflict, Protection of Women in Conflict Situations

    Women leaders rallied behind Secretary Teresita Deles of the Office of the Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 624
  22. KYRGYZSTAN: Bride Kidnapping Prevalent in Kyrgyzstan

    The custom of bride kidnapping, which began with rival clans stealing and forcing marriage on each others' women, has

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 634
  23. BANGLADESH: Women in Politics: What Should be the Focus?

    Bangladesh is historically and traditionally a highly patriarchal society.

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 709
  24. IRAQ: Iraq Defaults on Millions in Welfare Payments

    Iraq has run out of money to pay for widows' benefits, farm crops and other programmes for the poor, its parliament w

    Monday, November 22, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 880
  25. CAMBODIA: Cambodia Women Look to Malaysia for Work

    Cambodian women are increasingly finding work as domestic labour in Malaysia.

    Sunday, November 21, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 630
  26. PHILIPPINES: Women in the Crossfire

    IT IS an irony, a painful one, that peacemakers who seek to broker a swift end to conflict and a lasting and enduring

    Friday, November 19, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 625
  27. PAKISTAN: Pakistani Police Involved in Rape, Rights Violations

    A large number of police officials across Pakistan have been booked for rape and human rights violations in the last

    Thursday, November 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 605
  28. AFGHANISTAN: Sima Samar Calls Attention to Afghan Women in Crossfire

    Nine years after the overthrow of the Taliban, the women of Afghanistan continue to fight for basic human rights.

    Thursday, November 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 610
  29. INDONESIA: UN Provides Aids to Women Displaced by Volcanic Eruption in Indonesia

    The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has provided critical medical and other assistance to tens of thousands of

    Thursday, November 18, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 611
  30. ISRAEL: Control by Femicide

    IN ISRAEL, MURDER OF WOMEN IN WHAT ARE REFERRED to as “killings to protect the family's honor” account fo

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 592
  31. PHILIPPINES: Rights Group Backs Filipino Sex Slaves' Redress Bid

    An international human rights group expressed support Tuesday for Filipino women demanding an official apology from T

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 600
  32. INDONESIA: Thousands of Pregnant Women Displaced by the Indonesian Volcano Receive UN Help

    Following the recent eruption of Indonesia's Mount Merapi on October 26, the United Nations Population Fund (UNPFA) h

    Wednesday, November 17, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 628
  33. Palestine: Securing Women's Housing Rights

    Since the 1967 occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Israel has demolished close to 25,000 Palestinian homes in

    Tuesday, November 16, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 747
  34. PACIFIC/OCEANIA: Women: Building Peace and Security in the Pacific

    Women have long played a positive role in the building of peace and security in the Pacific.

    Monday, November 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 547
  35. OCCUPIED PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES: Report: Palestinian Women's Rights Still Ways Off

    Last week, Euromed's Gender Equality Program (EGEP) published a report on gender equality and women's rights in Pales

    Monday, November 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 553
  36. SOLOMON ISLANDS: Women to Share Election Experiences

    A THREE-DAY workshop on the 2010 National Diagnostic Study and Think Tank on Women in Shared Decision Making will off

    Monday, November 15, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 557
  37. AFGHANISTAN: Debate Heats Up Over How to Help Afghan Women ahead of Senate Meeting

    Championing the emancipation of Afghan women is emerging as a possible non-military, post-combat role for Canada as p

    Sunday, November 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 577
  38. AFGHANISTAN: Canada may Focus on Rights of Women in Afghanistan

    Championing the emancipation of Afghan women is emerging as a possible nonmilitary, post-combat role for Canada as po

    Sunday, November 14, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 593
  39. KURDISTAN: Combined Revolutions Begin to Bear Fruit for Kurdish Women Guerrillas

    A jeep screeches to a halt in front of the house, and with a slamming of doors, three Kurdish fighters emerge, two of

    Saturday, November 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 552
  40. INTERNATIONAL/SWITZERLAND: Women's Role in Peace Processes Stressed

    Switzerland is taking further steps to implement an international resolution that aims to increase the participation

    Saturday, November 13, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 563
  41. KURDISTAN: Mass Arrest of Women Marchers

    Dozens of women were arrested en masse in Urfa during their march against gender-based violence and for the protectio

    Friday, November 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 549
  42. PAPUA NEW GUINEA: Women Weaving Bougainville Together

    Helen Samu Hakena exudes a serenity that belies her extraordinary energy and inner strength that she has devoted to t

    Friday, November 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 554
  43. BURMA: Burma's Poll Called 'Yes Vote' for Junta Rapes

    Last week's election victory by the junta-backed party in Burma is a setback for Charm Tong's work against military r

    Friday, November 12, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 571
  44. INDONESIA: Indonesia and Norway co-host Regional Workshop on International Humanitarian Law

    A regional workshop on International Humanitarian Law (IHL) and the protection of civilians was held in Jakarta on 8-

    Thursday, November 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 572
  45. AFGHANISTAN: Women, Peace and Security in Afghanistan Focus of Tallinn Event

    More than 100 women and men gathered on 11 and 12 November 2010 in Tallinn, Estonia, to discuss the implications of U

    Thursday, November 11, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 573
  46. GEORGIA/ARMENIA/AZERBAIJAN: South Caucasus People Ready for Women's Greater Political Involvement

    On 10th anniversary of UN resolution 1325 people of South Caucasus are ready for greater women's political involvemen

    Wednesday, November 10, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 491
  47. SRI LANKA: Government Accused of Abandoning War-Affected Women

    The Organization for Freedom of Women, in a press meet held Sunday in ‘Tilak' hotel in Jaffna, accused Sri Lank

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 482
  48. IRAQ: Iraq MP Criticizes Women Absence in Summit

    State of Law Coalition independent MP Safiya Al Suhail criticized women absence in head of political parties meeting

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 485
  49. ASIA: Asian Legislators Pledge to Eliminate Violence Against Women

    Ministers and parliamentarians from 19 countries in Asia-Pacific have agreed on 'Whole-of-Government Approaches' for

    Tuesday, November 9, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 570
  50. MIDDLE EAST: Women in the Middle East Control Around $0.7 Trillion of the Region's Total Assets

    Historically, Arab women have been quite disadvantaged as compared to males and, more often than not, their destinies

    Monday, November 8, 2010
    Pre 2015 News Archive62 484

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